The Skillful Leader: Confronting Mediocre Teaching by Alexander D. Platt, Robert Fraser, Wayne Ogden, Caroline Tripp |, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
The Skillful Leader: Confronting Mediocre Teaching

The Skillful Leader: Confronting Mediocre Teaching

by Alexander D. Platt, Robert Fraser, Wayne Ogden, Caroline Tripp
     
 

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Based on The Skillful Teacher framework, this book is targeted to evaluators and supervisors who want a field-tested tool kit of strategies to improve, rather than remove, underperforming teachers. The text includes valuable legal notes and a model contract, case studies, assessment tools, and personal accounts of leaders in action.

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Based on The Skillful Teacher framework, this book is targeted to evaluators and supervisors who want a field-tested tool kit of strategies to improve, rather than remove, underperforming teachers. The text includes valuable legal notes and a model contract, case studies, assessment tools, and personal accounts of leaders in action.

Editorial Reviews

Roland S. Barth
"The greatest contribution of this volume is the presentation of a rich repertoire of specific, field-tested ideas and strategies which any dedicated supervisor can employ to transform the mediocre teacher into the skillful teacher."
Founding Director, The Principals' Center, Harvard University
Thomas Payzant
"Provides policymakers, superintendents, principals, teachers, and others with a first-rate comprehensive guide to selecting, developing, supervising, and evaluating teachers to make sure that all students have quality instruction."
Superintendent, Boston Public Schools

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781886822078
Publisher:
Research for Better Teaching, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/01/2000
Pages:
228
Sales rank:
153,467
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.90(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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